Understanding Sensory Processing

Sensory processing is an important topic for anyone who loves and cares for a child from a hard place. Because of their histories, children from hard places often experience altered brain development which impacts the way in which they process sensory data. In this brief video, Dr. Karyn Purvis explains what sensory processing is and why an understanding of it is vital for adoptive and foster parents.

Source: Texas Christian University. Dr. Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development


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